The Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center at the University of Louisville is pleased to announce positions for highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Associates to join us in spinal cord injury research. Our overall research goals are to understand the physiology and plasticity of the sensorimotor system in adults and children with spinal cord injury and to use that knowledge to develop new surrogate markers of recovery, new methods of injury prognostication and new therapies for spinal cord injury. We currently have openings in the Urogenital and Bowel Core, Neuromuscular Core, Cardiovascular Core and Neurophysiology Core. Candidates having a background in Neuroscience, Physiology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Bioengineering, or a closely related field are encouraged to apply.
Previous human subject research in spinal cord injury is recommended. Preferred candidates will also have a strong publication record and demonstrated experience in research coordination. The Postdoctoral Research Associate will be responsible for organizing and conducting day-to-day experimental activities. This position also will have a high degree of independence in an innovative and creative research environment that emphasizes scientific rigor.
Applicants should submit an application package that includes a cover letter, CV and the contact information of 2-3 references to: Shannon.email@example.com.
Candidates for this position should have 0 through 3 years Postdoctoral experience.
The University of Louisville is a state supported research university located in Kentucky's largest metropolitan area. The Health Sciences Center is situated in downtown Louisville's medical complex and houses the university's health related programs and the University of Louisville Hospital. The University of Louisville’s Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center has basic and translational research taking place right alongside the best in clinical care at Frazier Rehab Institute.